The most famous leader of all

At this time of year, I like to stop and reflect on one of the greatest examples of legendary, dare I say mythical, leadership we’ll ever know. As a youngster, he grew up in a village where all the children were expected to develop the necessary tools to take flight...

Following the leader. Leading the followers.

Remember the game of “follow the leader”? As a member of a large family, I remember how fun it was to lead my siblings (eight to be exact) through the woods, over the wall, and across the brook – scrambling, hopping, and mimicking all the way home. An adventure I led...

Finding the soul of a successful business

An important principle to lead by. Leadership means a lot of things to a lot of people. In fact, there’s so much to say about leadership that a search for the word on Amazon yields over 81,000 results. These offerings often reveal great knowledge about leadership....

Inventing A Community.

With the recent passing of Steve Jobs, we’ve lost one of our greatest visionaries and sources of inspiration. His pioneering genius helped launch the digital world we live in today. Creating a passionate community. Along with life-changing devices like the Mac II, the...

As in life, as in rowing.

I start every morning with a coffee and an inspection of the water conditions. And today is no exception. I live on a lake during fair weather months. And for those months, I want flatwater. As do my fellow rowers. Although I row alone, and I prefer to, I’m part of an...